State ANILCA Coordination

Upcoming Documents for Review

2020 Vision Interagency stewardship priorities for America’s National Wilderness Preservation System
The Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Park Service and U.S. Geological Survey have released an interagency draft wilderness stewardship plan for the National Wilderness Preservation System. The draft plan is available at project website.

The comment deadline is July 6, 2016.


Wrangell-St. Elias Backcountry and Wilderness Stewardship Plan
The National Park Service has released the Proposed Action for the Wrangell-St. Elias Backcountry and Wilderness Stewardship Plan for public review. The Proposed Action is available at project website.

The comment deadline is July 30, 2016.


Glacier Bay Frontcountry Management Plan
The National Park Service has initiated scoping for a Frontcountry Management Plan for Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. Plan information is available at project website.

The comment deadline is September 5, 2016.


BLM - Central Yukon Resource Management Plan and EIS
The BLM is developing a new resource management plan to guide future management of 16 million acres of public land in central and northern Alaska. Further information is available at the at the project website.


BLM - Bering Sea Western Interior (BSWI) Resource Management Plan and EIS
The BLM is developing a new resource management plan to guide future management of 62 million acres of public land, 10.6 million acres managed by BLM in western Alaska. Further information is available at the at the project website.


BLM - Eastern Interior Resource Management Plan and EIS
The BLM is developing a new resource management plan to guide future management of 6.7 million acres of public land in Eastern Interior Alaska, including the White Mountains National Recreational Areas, the Steese National Conservation Area, and the Fortymile Area. This plan will also cover BLM lands in the upper Black River and the greater Fairbanks area.

BLM is currently analyzing public comments received in 2013; when comment review is done, the Proposed RMP/Final EIS will be published. Further information is available at the project website.